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ACCG is an informal, community-based group of diverse stakeholders that works to create fire-safe communities, healthy forests and watersheds, and sustainable local economies.

Upcoming ACCG Meetings & Events

Jan
24
Wed
9:00 am ACCG Planning Work Group Meeting @ Calaveras Ranger Station (Hathaway Pines)
ACCG Planning Work Group Meeting @ Calaveras Ranger Station (Hathaway Pines)
Jan 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
NO FIELD TRIP IS PLANNED! Agenda (click here for printable pdf): Introductions and Overview Project Discussion: Last Chance Fuel Break:  Planning and Implementation Click here for draft CE Roundtable Updates and Information Sharing Closing –  Summary, follow-ups, action[...]
Feb
14
Wed
10:00 am Monitoring WG Meeting — Teleconf... @ Teleconference -- Agenda linked below
Monitoring WG Meeting — Teleconf... @ Teleconference -- Agenda linked below
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
TELECONFERENCE INFO — Dial in info: Call 888-844-9904 Access Code: 8683968 Click here for agenda: Not yet available…
Feb
21
Wed
9:30 am ACCG General Meeting, February 2018 @ GSA Building, Large Conference Room
ACCG General Meeting, February 2018 @ GSA Building, Large Conference Room
Feb 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker: xxx Agenda: xxx Minutes: xxx

Upcoming Related Meetings & Events

Jan
23
Tue
9:30 am State Water Resources Control Bo... @ Coastal Hearing Room, Second Floor
State Water Resources Control Bo... @ Coastal Hearing Room, Second Floor
Jan 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
See agenda Water Board Meeting Agenda Jan 2018.
Feb
5
Mon
9:30 am EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
Feb 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Ebbetts Pass Property Owners’ Council meets on the first Monday of each month at the fire station in Arnold. Attendees include representatives from all the homeowners’ associations in the area, plus representatives from local[...]
Wildland Fire Readiness Training

Wildland Fire Readiness Training

The Eldorado National Forest Wildland Fire Readiness Training is a training session to assist you in developing your skill set and increasing your marketability in the field of wildland firefighting. We are offering two class options, a two weekend class and a week...

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IN THE NEWS


Please note:  The ACCG posts a variety of articles and links related to forest and community news on this site as a public service.  Those articles and links do not necessarily reflect the views of the ACCG or scientific consensus on specific forest issues.
Fire Break Newsletter

Fire Break Newsletter

Read the August 2017 edition of the National Fire Protection Association's newsletter here:  http://ebm.cheetahmail.com/c/tag/hBZlaFpB8VFIlB9e42kNstG-PzI/doc.html?email= Includes articles on Protecting Homes from Windblown Embers; Firewise applications and...

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USDA Apprentice Wildland Firefighter Program

USDA Apprentice Wildland Firefighter Program

The USDA Forest Service is hiring for positions across the country. Free training. Little experience required.  Permanent job after training.  Open to ages 18-37. APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED AUGUST 11-25 Eldorado National Forest duty locations: Pollock Pines, Pioneer,...

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SCALE July Newsletter

SCALE July Newsletter

This month’s newsletter is focused on water partnerships -- a topic that resonated with many of you who attended the May Workshop. In the newsletter, we explore different mechanisms for connecting collaboratives with downstream water users. Read the entire newsletter...

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Field Trip to Irish O’Manual — May 31st

Field Trip to Irish O’Manual — May 31st

  The ACCG Planning Group met on 31-May-2017 at the Calaveras Ranger District, Hathaway Pines.  The main topic was the District’s Fire Prevention Program and included site visits to the Irish/O’Manuel Fuel Break and a Tree Mortality mitigation operation on its...

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CFSC June 2017 Newsletter

CFSC June 2017 Newsletter

New issue of California Fire Science Consortium Newsletter, including a new research brief on Parsing Ecosystem Responses: Divergent Fire-Climate Patterns for California Landscapes. Read full newsletter: Click...

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